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Claressa Shields vs Femke Hermans report
Who won Shields vs Hermans?
Claressa Shields beat Femke Hermans by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest on Saturday 8th December 2018 at StubHub Center in California.
The scorecards were announced as 100-90, 100-90, 100-90 in favor of winner Claressa Shields.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Shields vs Hermans stats
Claressa Shields stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 7 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Femke Hermans made her way to the ring with a record of 9 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Hermans had a slight advantage in power over Shields, with a 33% knock out percentage over Shields' 29%.
Claressa Shields was the older woman by 28 years, at 28 years old.
Both Claressa Shields & Femke Hermans fought out of an orthodox stance.
Shields' experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Hermans', having had 3 less fights, and made her debut in 2016, 9 months later than Hermans, whose first professional fight was in 2016. She had fought 25 more professional rounds, 121 to Hermans' 96.
Shields vs Hermans form
Shields remained undefeated as a professional.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had won against Savannah Marshall on 15th October 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, she had won against Ema Kozin on 5th February 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Motorpoint Arena, Wales.
Going into that contest, she had beat Marie Eve Dicaire on 5th March 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Dort Federal Event Center, Michigan, United States.
Before that, she had defeated Ivana Habazin on 10th January 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Ocean Resort Casino, New Jersey.
She had won against Christina Hammer on 13th April 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City.
Shields' last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 29 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, she fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Shields vs Hermans start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at StubHub Center, California, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Shields vs Hermans?
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